| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:02 PM
As Ike Fazzio and I pedaled our Swiss-made, electric-assist bikes through Balboa Park, a steep climb loomed. Usually that would mean bearing down, sweating a bit and perhaps even walking up the incline. But not that day.
With a flick of my wrist, the...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Like bluegrass? Like beer?
Make tracks to the second annual Victory BrewGrass Fest at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center on Sept. 20.
Ten bands of international, national and regional recognition will perform continuously on two stages.
| Sep 18, 2014
| 7:25 PM
Pat Benatar's appearance at the PPL Center as the opening act for Cher last Monday got postponed because of Cher's illness, but runners and cyclists would have loved to hear her sing "We Belong to the Light" as a precursor to autumn.
As the days get...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Walk Bike Burbank would like to respond to recent letters critical of the Verdugo Avenue bike lanes. Safe streets are everyone’s concern: motorist, bicyclist and pedestrian. Bicycle lanes provide increased transportation choices. The reality is that...
| Sep 15, 2014
Brad Keselowski used a three-wide pass of Kyle Larson and Kevin Harvick to win the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill. The victory automatically advances Keselowski into the second round...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Adventure travelers can work off the pounds they may gain during the holidays on cycling trips across Hawaii’s Big Island.
Bicycle Adventures, an Issaquah, Wash.-based company, offers several late fall and early winter departure dates for rides...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:31 AM
To the editor: The so-called three-foot rule is a nice gesture but of little practical value. Law enforcement has enough on its plate already without seeking to determine if a motorist violated the three-foot margin as legislated for a vehicle passing a...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Three years after Mayor Rahm Emanuel first pledged to make Chicago the nation's most “bike-friendly” city, Chicago has inched its way up to No. 2.
That's according to Bicycling Magazine, which biennially ranks 50 U.S. cities for their...
| Jul 7, 2014
All the fitness freaks are pouring it on in July as they acclimate to the heat, and there is plenty of gear they can utilize on their quest to be healthy and fit. Outdoors-minded people can take a page from the fitness craze to stay properly hydrated...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 9:06 AM
SHEFFIELD, England - Italian Vincenzo Nibali claimed the overall lead on the Tour de France after a late attack earned him victory in the second stage on Sunday.
The Astana rider powered away about two kilometres from the finish and held off the...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 10:01 AM
PERIGUEUX France -- Having dominated his rivals on all terrains, Vincenzo Nibali was poised to win the Tour de France as he avoided any late dramas on Saturday in the penultimate stage, a 54km time trial from Bergerac won by Germany's Tony Martin....